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Haryana students given wrong exam paper
Chandigarh, Feb 24 (IANS) Students appearing for the class 10 mathematics examination in Haryana were taken aback Tuesday when they were given a semester I question paper instead of the semester II paper they were expecting.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 4:06:09 PM

Markets close marginally down
Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) Indian equities markets closed marginally down after the government's excise duty cut announcement prompted a late surge Tuesday. A key index closed 0.16 percent below its previous close.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 3:56:07 PM

Lok Sabha nod for two percent cuts in excise, service tax
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The Lok Sabha Tuesday approved 2-percent cuts in excise duty and service tax proposed by External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who said resilience of the India economy which grew by an average of 9 percent annually in the last three years will help it overcome the current crisis.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 3:47:31 PM

Protests in Srinagar following death of Yasin Malik's cousin
Srinagar, Feb 24 (IANS) Protests erupted here Tuesday after Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Muhammad Yasin Malik's cousin was found dead under mysterious circumstances.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 3:29:49 PM

Radical Sikh leader demands 'buffer state' status for Punjab
Chandigarh, Feb 24 (IANS) Radical Sikh leader, Simranjit Singh Mann Tuesday demanded that Punjab be declared a 'buffer state' with its own independent government, given its sensitive location between India and Pakistan.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 3:27:38 PM

Fiza calls Chand's fax swearing commitment a 'conspiracy'
Mohali (Punjab), Feb 24 (IANS) Fiza, the second wife of former Haryana deputy chief minister Chander Mohan alias Chand Mohammed, Tuesday dismissed his fax message to the police here - in which he claimed to be committed to her - as a 'conspiracy'.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 3:27:27 PM

Delhi airport to have new departure terminal soon
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) A new departure terminal at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport, which will be able to handle all outbound domestic passengers, will be operational by March-end, officials said.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 3:21:41 PM

Pakistan should do more to dismantle terror, says India
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) As Islamabad sought more details and audio recordings of conversations between the Mumbai attackers and their handlers, India Tuesday asked Pakistan to do more to dismantle terror infrastructure on its soil if it wanted to resume the peace process.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 2:53:19 PM

Ulema Council objects to exam question on Azamgarh
Lucknow, Feb 24 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has been asked by the Ulema Council to take action against those who had framed a question on Azamgarh district's alleged link with terrorism for the provincial civil services preliminary examination.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 2:29:59 PM

Kashmir opposition to target government on rights abuses
Jammu, Feb 24 (IANS) Human rights abuses in Kashmir Valley and alleged discrimination against Jammu region are the two main issues on which opposition parties are expected to take on the government during the budget session of the assembly beginning Wednesday.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 2:25:03 PM

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